Articles written by: Caroline Skinner

Caroline Skinner

News / Video

Taxis and rideshare drivers outraged by new fees

It’s been a week since New York City implemented its new surcharges for taxi and rideshare services, and drivers and riders alike are unhappy.

News

Kamala Harris Sparks Hope for Women of Color

Kamala Harris is the second African American woman and first Asian American to run for president.   Since announcing her plan to run for president in 2020, Kamala Harris has gained nationwide attention, particularly among black women voters. “As a black women, and also as a biracial black women, looking at her there is so much that I identify with,” […]

News

Medical aid in dying debate rages in New York

Lynda and Kenny Holler cheer on their sons at the Bear Classic track race in October 2013, 10 months before Kenny passed away. Kenny continued to attend public events despite his tracheotomy. Photo courtesy of Lynda Holler. A debate over life and death is being waged in New York. As of 2018, New York has been considered one of the […]

Audio / Features

A Cafe for Dogs Grows in the East Village

Co-founders and father-daughter duo Coppy Holzman and Logan Mikhly are the owners of the dog cafe, Boris & Horton a booming and unique business in the East Village.

Business

Snapchat is a major news source for teens

According to a study done by the Pew Research Center, the percentage of Snapchat users who get their news from the app increased from 17% to 27% between 2016 and 2017.